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Oct 8, 2012 5:30am EDT
county are discussing and debating proposal to make the end lisch the county language. the latino population has grown by 300% since 2000. many say they felt welcomed and shared the county's conservative values until the county commission moved to make english the official language. the hearing is set for the proposal. carol could would join frederick and queen anns in adopting a policy. >>> five things you wants know as you head out the door, both partys will meet to discuss sentencing tomorrow for former penn state assistant football coach, jerry sandusky, accused of sexually abusing young boys and expected to get life in prison. fbi says the number of lacer pointers aimed at airplanes is reaching an epidemic level. could be 3700 laser attacks by the end of the year. laser pointers can cause pilots to become temporarily blind which creates a dangerous situation at takeoff and landing. >>> today is columbus day, a lot of things are closed including post offices, they are shutdown so they don't have to -- don't expect mail. that's one thing to keep in mind and banks are closed tod
ABC
Oct 19, 2012 11:35pm EDT
side and the latino community. >> reporter: people who might be shot if they invade each other's territory, walk in and sit down. thank you. we know they are suspicious of us and each other. we tell them our purpose. find one concrete action, that night, that can help stop the violence. there, too, my abc news colleague, alex perez, who grew up in these neighborhoods. and so, the meeting begins. we pose the question -- can it be that there's no way to do something? >> it's so deep. i don't think anything really can. >> it's all nothing, really. >> reporter: right away, one by one, they start to tell us, we don't understand, how they are caught up in a vortex of increasing violence. >> never going to stop, because it keeps growing like a disease. >> people are not just shooting to shoot. they shooting, they try to kill you. >> reporter: and kill you over something as petty as an insult, a text. >> revenge. people do something to one of your friends, you want to do something back. >> everybody want to be famous and everybody want to get they name out there and stuff. >> reporter:
ABC
Oct 31, 2012 12:00am EDT
to the election? they try to suppress the latino vote. they have a lot of hurricanes in puerto rico. they know latinos are scared of hurricanes. we live on the 14th floor of the projects. >> jimmy: tracy morgan, you see him on "30 rock" on thursdays -- >> this week on wednesday. nbc told me tell you that and they're putting something extra in my check. >> jimmy: and he's live november 21st, 23rd, and 24th at caroli's here in new york. tracy morgan, howard stern. when we come back music from >> jimmy: you're about to see a great band from right here in brooklyn, their latest album is called "soul time!" here with the song "he said i can" sharon jones and the dap kings. ♪ ♪ there ain't nobody can take away the pain i said nobody can take away the pain ♪ ♪ after where i've been i'll never love again and then i found me a man he took me by the hand ♪ ♪ he looked into my heart and he said i can yes he said he said i can ♪ ♪ he said i can he said i can he said i can ♪ he said he could love me ♪ ♪ like nobody will said he'd take me out of the valley up to the top of the hill ♪
ABC
Oct 4, 2012 6:30pm EDT
latino ever. it's an illusive prize, a combination of hits, homers and runs batted in. baseball greats from babe ruth to jo joe dimaggio never reache this milestone. >>> a picture in the news tonight. a brand new dinosaur. we're seeing it for the first time. its bones were found in the slate of a rock in south africa and it looks ferocious, but guess what? take another look. it is more chihuahua than t-rex. about as big as a house cat. small enough, maybe, to chew on your ankles. a baceak about the size of a parrot. not sure he could hold his own in jurassic park. [ growling ] perhaps not. >>> and coming up right here, the song that made us all twist and shout 50 years ago. but can kids today name that beatles tune? [ male announcer ] imagine facing the day with less chronic osteoarthritis pain. imagine living your life with less chronic low back pain. imagine you, with less pain. cymbalta can help. cymbalta is fda-approved to manage chronic musculoskeletal pain. one non-narcotic pill a day, every day, can help reduce this pain. tell your doctor right away if your mood worsens, you hav
ABC
Oct 10, 2012 4:00am EDT
to the university of texas. her lawyers claim african-american and latino students were admitted with lower scores than hers. nine years ago, the justices ruled such race-based emissions were legal. but the court's composition has changed. >>> jerry sandusky is spending a final few days in jail before being sent to state prison for likely the rest of his life. the former penn state coach was sentenced to at least 30 years behind bars for sexually abusing boys. three of those victims spoke in court about the damage they suffered as sandusky just steps away. abc's jim avila explains what is next for the disgraced excoach. >> reporter: life in prison echoing in his ears, heading back to isolation in county jail for another ten days, as state prison prepares for him. nothing special. no separate quarters, even for famous pedophiles in pennsylvania. after 30 days of assessment, he'll be assigned to the general population, in one of the state's 25 men's prisons. >> sandusky's lawyers are planning to appeal. >>> new this morning, a boston man is facing a slew of federal charges can after he tried boardin
ABC
Oct 28, 2012 9:00am EDT
nicolle, it's going to be about ohio, the auto bailout. >> or miscounting latino voters. or just the science of polling. >> or the number of times i have refused to pick up my phone when i can see it's research firm. but nonetheless, i think a nightmare frankly, maybe we can all agree on this, there are some electoral college/popular vote difference. >> one scenario is that it just doesn't come down to one state, like ohio, is that you got four, five states and each one of those five is in that circumstance and we're in total confusion. >> we have december 31st coming up. >> you talk about ohio, they don't even count all of the absentee votes in ohio until november 16th. it will take longer than that for the provisional votes. you talked about polls. last time around, our abc news/washington posthad president obama's dead-on. 53%. now romney at 49%. talk about the possibility that romney wins the popular vote and loses the electoral. >> in 52 presidential elections the popular vote and the electoral have con insided john quincy adams. hayes in '76. bush over gore in 2000. that's
ABC
Oct 10, 2012 12:00am EDT
ball. i didn't see that coming. >> jimmy: he would have a crossover latino feel. and superduck flies off. where are you going? oh, my cousin donald's house. that's all folks. >> right. great. >> jimmy: so, what do you think? how do we do this? where do we go from here? >> i think the stuff you're showing me here, the 11-year-old jimmy stuff is pretty spectacular. not quite avengers level. >> jimmy: you mean, it's above? >> no. no, it's not. >> jimmy: i want this to be in marvel now. >> right. >> jimmy: marvel now. >> i kind of have a vision in my head of what i think muscleman and color kid looks like. do you mind? >> jimmy: not at all. i would love that. >> give me a sec. >> jimmy: is it okay if i read the comics? >> help yourself. don't take any, though. they're not free. >> jimmy: all right. ♪ >> done. what do you think? >> jimmy: i love it. look at that. >> now, that's a marvel superhero. >> jimmy: you're right. look at my package. wow. guillermo looks great, too. thank you so much, joe. >> you're welcome. >> jimmy: marvel now. >> appreciate it. >> jimmy: marvel now. [ cheers a
ABC
Oct 10, 2012 7:00am EDT
that african-american and latino students were admitted with lower scores. >>> the board of supervisors have voted to reinstate the sheriff despite his conviction of a domestic violence case involving his wife. >>> walmart's labor problems have spread to dozens of stores in at least 12 cities. the protesting workers want the right to unionize, saying they're underpaid and lacking in benefits. they will be taking their protest to arkansas tonight, where walmart is holding its annual shareholders meeting. >>> people are getting stressed out at work. pressures on the job is the number two cause of stress after financial worries. "the wall street journal" says companies are responding by offering everything from training programs to different kinds of office wallpaper, all to create a sense of calm. boy, what wouldn't be good there? >>> also, this guy, rich. he's single and he wants to get married. why can't he find someone. this is former wall street trader, larry greenfield. he's making headlines because he's speaking out against matchmaking services, calling them a waste of money. he spent mo
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